Sig Sigurdson

Sigurd Frederick Sigurdson (November 27, 1918 – December 2, 2006) was an American football player who played at the end and defensive end positions.

Sig Sigurdson
No. 56
Position:End, defensive end
Personal information
Born:(1918-11-27)November 27, 1918
Seattle
Died:December 2, 2006(2006-12-02) (aged 88)
Seattle
Height:6 ft 2 in (1.88 m)
Weight:206 lb (93 kg)
Career information
High school:Ballard (WA)
College:Pacific Lutheran
Career history
Career NFL statistics
Games:8
Player stats at PFR

A native of Seattle, both of his parents were born in Reykjavik, Iceland.[1] He played college football for Pacific Lutheran University.[2]

Sigurdson played for the Takoma Indians of the Pacific Coast Conference in 1946. In July 1947, he signed a contract with the Baltimore Colts of the All-America Football Conference (AAFC).[3] He played for the Colts during the 1947 season. He appeared in a total of eight AAFC games.[2]

Sigurdson died in Seattle in 2006.[2]

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Colts, Wives Enjoy Life In Baltimore". The Baltimore Sun. September 29, 1947 – via Newspapers.com.
  2. ^ a b c "Sig Sigurdson Stats". Pro-Football-Reference.com. Sports Reference LLC. Retrieved March 25, 2021.
  3. ^ "2 Ends Sign Contracts With Pro Grid Colts". The Baltimore Sun. July 15, 1947 – via Newspapers.com.